Mental Math Lesson Plan: Gate Game

June 23, 2014

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 5-8, students will use a free math game to construct increasingly large numbers. They will practice skills in mental math, place value, operations (i...

1.5.2 Tag Questions Lesson Plan

June 2, 2014

In the BrainPOP ESL movie, It’s Nice, Isn’t It? (L1U5L2), Ben and Moby shop for a birthday gift for Ed, and discuss what to buy, using tag questions. In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades K-8,...

1.4.3 Present Simple (Questions) Lesson Plan

May 27, 2014

In the BrainPOP ESL movie, Does He Bite? (L1U4L3), we meet Moby's new dog. As Ben asks Moby questions about his pet, students discover how to form questions in the present simple tense. In this lesson...

1.3.2 Adjectives Lesson Plan

March 26, 2014

In the BrainPOP ESL movie, Friends are Fair! (L1U3L2), Ben and Moby watch an exciting basketball game on TV, inspiring them to go outside and play, too. In this lesson, students are introduced to regu...

1.3.3 There is / There are Lesson Plan

March 26, 2014

In the BrainPOP ESL movie, There are Monsters! (L1U3L3), Ben and Moby see many things in the park through their telescope, including a few surprises! Using the phrases there is and there are Ben descr...

1.3.1 Definite and Indefinite Articles Lesson Plan

March 26, 2014

In the BrainPOP ESL movie, An Egg and an Igloo (L1U3L1), Ben and Moby enjoy a picnic in the park until the weather threatens the day. Ben uses the articles (a / an / the) as he and Moby unpack their l...

Health and Wellness Spotlight Lesson Plans

February 28, 2014

BrainPOP's health and wellness spotlight highlights topics from Addiction and Body Weight to Sleep and Cyberbullying. Lesson plans for these topics and more are all included in this health and wellnes...

1.1.4 Adjectives Lesson Plan

February 25, 2014

In the BrainPOP ESL movie Under the Big Desk! (L1U1L4), a small, red book disappears. Suspiciously, Moby is missing, too! As Ben investigates the mystery, students are introduced to simple adjectives ...

1.1.4 Prepositions Lesson Plan

February 25, 2014

In the BrainPOP ESL movie Under the Big Desk (L1U1L4), Ben’s small, red book disappears. Suspiciously, Moby is missing, too. As Ben investigates the mystery, students are introduced to simple adject...

BrainPOP and Project-based Learning- A Perfect Match

February 6, 2014

Guest blogger Donna Adams Román shares her approach to project-based learning with the use of BrainPOP. Inspiring independent thinking is a challenge all teachers face. It requires some intention...